Grant Enfinger passed ThorSport Racing teammate Matt Crafton with seven laps left to win the Richmond Truck race Thursday night. The race was the first for the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series at Richmond Raceway since 2005.
Enfinger overcame fender damage after contact with teammate Ben Rhodes to earn his third win of the season.
“Definitely a special night for us,” Enfinger said on FS1. ”
MORE: Race results
Thursday night’s race was the regular-season finale for the series and set the playoff field. Todd Gilliland and Ankrum secured the final two playoff spots.
STAGE 1 WINNER: Zane Smith
STAGE 2 WINNER: Ben Rhodes
WHO HAD A BAD RACE: Johnny Sauter finished 27th, the third consecutive race he finished 27th or worse. He failed to make the playoffs. Stewart Friesen finished 10th but it was not good enough to make the playoffs.
NOTABLE: Austin Hill wins the regular-season championship and the 15 playoff points that go with it.
NEXT: The Truck playoffs begin at 7:30 p.m. ET Sept. 17 at Bristol Motor Speedway on FS1.